Latino Caucus Events

February 27, 2018

Please join the CA Latino Legislative Caucus as we co-sponsor a briefing along with the CA Immigrant Policy Center on Tues, February 27 from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in Capitol room 3191.  The briefing will provide updates on federal immigration policies and current state proposals to support the health and well-being of all Californians by removing exclusions for immigrant communities who shape our state and who call California home.

February 09, 2018

Please join the California Latino Legislative Caucus as we co-sponsor an informational briefing by the UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Initiative (LPPI) on Friday, February 9, 2018 at Mayahuel (1200 K St).  The briefing will cover:

Overview of the Latino Gross Domestic Product
Dr. David Hayes-Bautista

Emerging Criminal Justice Issues
Dr. Kelly Lytle-Hernandez
Isaac Bryan, MPP
Sofia Espinoza, MPP

Defending DACA through Social Science Research
Dr. Otto Santa Ana

August 29, 2017

UC Center Sacramento: Lower Level, Conference Rm. B, 1130 K St, Sacramento, CA
Lunch provided following the event
RSVP at by 5 p.m., August 28, 2017

Vote Centers are Coming to California: What do we need to know to help ensure successful and equitable implementation?

August 24, 2017

The California Latino Legislative Caucus, in partnership with the CA Equity Leaders Network, and the Asian Pacific Islander, Black, Jewish, Women’s, and LGBT Legislative Caucuses, is pleased to present our fourth annual speaker series for legislative staff. As California continues to grapple with one of the largest and most expensive prison systems in the nation, it is increasingly clear that the future of our state will be dependent on what we do to meaningfully invest and support our residents impacted by the justice system.

July 13, 2017

Expanding Access to Safe Drinking Water and Parks for Vulnerable Communities

Legislative Luncheon Series

July 13, 2017 | 12:00 - 1:30p

Mayahuel Restaurant, 1200 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95814


June 29, 2017

Across the country, there is a growing recognition of the role our criminal justice systems play in undermining the finan-cial stability of low-income communities and communities of color. While California is leading the nation on climate change and other areas, it is not immune to this problem. This briefing will examine how California’s criminal justice pol-icies tax the poor, exacerbating their already precarious financial situations.

May 18, 2017

The California Latino Legislative Caucus, in partnership with the California Equity Leaders Network, is excited to host our second Legislative Luncheon of 2017 THIS Thursday, May 18th from 12-1:30pm.


Opportunity by Design:

The Impact of Land Use Decisions on Equity and Inclusion


Mayahuel Tequila Museo

May 01, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA - The California Latino Legislative Caucus today recognized Latino trailblazers at its 16th Annual Latino Spirit Awards during a Assembly floor ceremony at the State Capitol in Sacramento, CA. Former California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso delivered keynote remarks. 


April 26, 2017

Please join the California Latino Legislative Caucus for the first installment of our 2017 Speaker Series on Wednesday, April 26 from 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm, as we host distinguished professor Dr. David E. Hayes-Bautista for a presentation on “El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition.”  Come and learn about why Cinco de Mayo – a holiday commemorating the Mexican victory over the French at Puebla in 1862 – is so widely celebrated in California and across the U.S. when it is scarcely observed in Mexico.  Dr.